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GDOT worker killed in accident with train identified

The accident happened at the intersection of Railroad Street and Bethlehem Church Road in Moreland Thursday morning. CSX released a statement saying that one of its trains bound for Atlanta hit the truck on the tracks. The Coweta County sheriff's department told Channel 2 Action News that the worker

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-18 18:14:06

Lawrenceville accepting applications for new police chief

The Lawrenceville Police Department is looking for a new leader to take the reins after its current Chief of Police Randy Johnson retires in March. Johnson, who announced his retirement last week, is hanging up his badge after 33 years of service, the last 21 of which he has served as head of the La

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-18 15:01:00

Chick-fil-A CEO camps out for 147th restaurant opening

ATLANTA, GA -- It's a tradition at Chick-fil-A restaurant. Camping out under the stars to be one of the first 100 customers in line to receive free Chick-fil-A for a year. But 30 metro Atlanta CEO's camped out Wednesday night to draw attention to a neighborhood in need. The 30 CEO's camped outside o

ERIENEWSNOW.COM - 2018-01-19 06:12:00

Channel 2 obtains surveillance video of man accused of stealing car with kids inside

CLAYTON COUNTY, Ga. - Channel 2 Action News has obtained surveillance video of a man police believe stole a car with two children inside from a Clayton County gas station Wednesday night. The car was stolen from the QT on Riverdale Road. Police say the man dropped the 4-year-old girl on the side of

WSB-TV ATLANTA - 2018-01-18 23:52:35

Fulton County offices remain closed Jan. 18

Fulton County offices will remain closed on Jan. 18 due to continued freezing temperatures and icy road conditions throughout the county and the metro Atlanta area. This closure includes all Fulton County offices as well as courts in the Atlanta Judicial Circuit, libraries, health centers, and arts

MARIETTA DAILY JOURNAL - 2018-01-18 14:13:00

Gwinnett police seeking info on suspects in theft, fraud case

Gwinnett County police released these surveillance images of suspects accused of taking a lost wallet at a Buford Walmart and then attempting to use credit cards found inside it at a Kroger in Sugar Hill. Police are asking for the public's help in identifying the suspects. (Special Photo) FacebookTw

GWINNETT DAILY POST - 2018-01-19 00:45:00

Wreck involving dump truck on I-85 NB in DeKalb causing delays

DEKALB, Co., Ga. - Police are investigating after a dump truck and another vehicle were involved in a wreck on Interstate 85 going northbound at North Druid Hills early Friday morning. All lanes have been shut down as crews work to clear the wreck. You can use Buford Highway as an alternate.

WXIA 11 ALIVE - 2018-01-19 13:21:00

LIVE UPDATES: Snow and ice still on roads; wind chill threat remains

ROADS: Atlanta wakes up to icy roads, light traffic SCHOOLS: Schools closed again ATTRACTIONS: Museums, parks closed YOUR NEIGHBORHOOD: Atlanta | Clayton | Cobb| DeKalb | North Fulton | South Fulton | Gwinnett | Henry AIRPORT: Snow causes flight delays, cancellations at Hartsfield-Jackson TIPS:Winte


Minimum sentence extended in Lockport hitman case

A judge added 2 1/3 to seven years to Benito Lendof-Gonzalez's prison sentence. He already is serving 17 years to life in prison for trying to hire someone to kill his wife and mother-in-law. That means his first chance at parole will come after 19 1/3 years. Benito Lendof-Gonzalez (Courtesy Niagara

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 20:24:07

School bus collides with pickup truck in Lockport

Niagara County Sheriff's deputies were investigating a crash between a school bus and a pickup truck on Saunders Settlement Road and Campbell Boulevard in Lockport Thursday morning. Photos from the scene show the pickup truck was badly damaged in the collision. The front of the school bus also was d

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 13:33:01

70-year old living in BMHA housing without heat or hot water

70-year old Bobbie Spencer has been living without heat and hot water in her house for two weeks. BUFFALO, N.Y.(WKBW) - 70-year old Bobbie Spencer has been living without heat and hot water in her house for two weeks. She lives in senior housing on Jefferson Avenue, that is owned by Buffalo Municip

WKBW-TV - 2018-01-19 00:37:45

City weighs $3 million payment to DOT worker disabled in mowing accident

A Buffalo Common Council committee is recommending a $3 million settlement to a state worker who sustained "life-changing" injuries in a lawn mower accident on the job. Michael Yusczyk was working for the New York State Department of Transportation when he was injured May 4, 2011, while mowing the l

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-18 14:00:42

Buffalo man pleads guilty to possession of child pornography involving prepubescent minor

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Buffalo man has pleaded guilty to possession of child pornography involving a prepubescent minor. Michael V. Secchiaroli, 32, of Buffalo, faces a maximum of 20 years in prison and a fine of $250,000 when he is sentenced May 1. According to the assistant U.S. attorney handlin

WIVB - 2018-01-17 22:16:12

What's next for the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus?

The newly opened $270 million John R. Oishei Children's Hospital was a page turner in the latest chapter of the burgeoning downtown Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus. So was the December opening of the University at Buffalo's $375 million new home for its Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Scienc

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-19 11:00:50

The Wraparound: Rangers 4, Sabres 3

NEW YORK -- Pavel Buchnevich's goal with 3:58 left snapped the third tie of the night and gave the New York Rangers a 4-3 win over the Buffalo Sabres Thursday night in Madison Square Garden. Buchnevich, a 22-year-old who came from the KHL in Russia, scored his 12th goal of the season by tapping the

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-01-19 03:10:46

Admiration for 'unique' Nevergold

OBSERVER Photo About 170 people were in attendance for Monday's luncheon honoring the memory of Martin Luther King Jr. One of the most significant points made by guest speaker Barbara Seals Nevergold earlier this week at the luncheon honoring the late Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at the Dunkirk Moose

OBSERVER TODAY - 2018-01-19 08:00:00

911 calls released from Port Richey casino boat fire: 'Oh God, it's going to blow up'

PORT RICHEY, Fla. (WFLA) - Authorities have released 911 calls that reveal the harrowing moments when a casino shuttle boat caught fire over the weekend in Port Richey. "There's a boat on fire...there's a giant boat on fire, people are jumping off," one man tells dispatchers. On Sunday afternoon, ma

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-17 19:31:37

VIDEO | 'Man bun bandit' accused of swiping packages in Clearwater

CLEARWATER, Fla. -- This guy's got a great balancing act? But he has to be a regular Houdini if he wants to elude police after this video surfaced. Clearwater police released the video Thursday of a guy they dubbed the 'man-bun' bandit, who allegedly made off with several packages last month from a

10NEWS - 2018-01-18 19:53:30

Cold weather shelters opening Thursday across Tampa Bay area

(WFLA) - Tampa Bay area counties are opening cold weather shelters on Thursday for anyone needing a warm place to spend the night. These shelters will open in Hillsborough County: Individuals, including pet owners, who need transportation to a cold weather shelter should call the Hillsborough County

WFLA.COM - 2018-01-18 21:28:43

Man free on bail during DUI manslaughter appeal arrested for drinking alcohol

A Tampa man convicted of DUI manslaughter for drunkenly running down a tourist and released on bail while his case winds through the appeals process was arrested Tuesday. Brock Troutman, 34, violated the conditions of his release from jail by consuming alcohol, according to court records. He is now

TAMPA BAY TIMES - 2018-01-18 10:09:00